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What is the definition or description of: Metronidazole allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Metronidazole allergy?

Flagyl allergy: Metronidazole (brand name =Flagyl) is an antibiotic medication. For adverse effects see: https://www. Drugs. Com/sfx/metronidazole-side-effects. Html ...Read more

Dr. John Chiu
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Allergies (Definition)

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Is Metranidazole a safe cream to use on face and chest? I've heard & researched many bad effects of this medicine. My doc prescribed it for my allergy

Is Metranidazole a safe cream to use on face and chest? I've heard & researched many bad effects of this medicine. My doc prescribed it for my allergy

No harm, but...: Metronidazole is usually harmless on the skin; follow your doctor's advice. However, there may be some miscommunication: metronidazole is an antibiotic that can help treat acne, rosacea, and skin infections, but is not a treatment for allergy. Check back with your doctor if anything remains unclear. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Flagyl allergy?

What is the definition or description of: Flagyl allergy?

Flagyl allergy: Flagyl is an antibiotic medication. Allergic reactions can include difficulty breathing, hives and swelling of face, lips, throat, mouth or tongue. ...Read more

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Does metronidazole have an expiration date?

Yes: All medications have an expiration date. Different medications lose their potency at different rates so they are not all the same. ...Read more

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Is there an OTC metronidazole oral alternative?

There is not: Metronidazole is an antibiotic used to treat certain parasitic and bacterial infection. You should take this medication until the full prescribed amount is finished, even if symptoms disappear.
Rec.: if your condition persists or worsens; see your doctor. ...Read more

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CAN YOU STILL SMOKE IT YOU ARE TAKING METRONIDAZOLE?

No: You should not smoke with or without being on metronidazole. Do not drink either.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Drink enough water daily so that your urine is mostly colorless.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more

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Metronidazole (flagyl) side effects?

Metronidazole (flagyl) side effects?

Several: Gi distress is most common with nausea and metallic taste in mouth. Allergic reactions occur, and a disulfuram effect when alcohol is ingested while on Metronidazole is reported. You should not drink alcohol within 48 hours of being on this medication. ...Read more

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Metronidazole pills and gel the same?

Both: They both have the same medication---they are just in a different preparation. ...Read more

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Can I take synthoroid with metronidazole?

Can I take synthoroid with metronidazole?

Yes, separately: Take them at different times of day to ensure maximal absorption of the synthroid (thyroxine). ...Read more

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Can you smoke weed while on metronidazole?

NO: There is no data on marajuana and other drugs as to interactions because it is not approved for any medical indication. Because it is unknown if there would be any adverse event it should not be taken with prescription drugs if at all possible. ...Read more

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Metronidazole makes me very tired. Normal or not?

Metronidazole SEs: Yes. This strong medication can cause increased gastric upset, less nutrition absorption and a sense of fatigue.

But, having an infection that needs to be treated can also cause a sense of fatigue for almost the same reasons.

Keep taking your medicine. ...Read more

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Can you take metronidazole and adderal XR together?

Can you take metronidazole and adderal XR together?

No interactions are: Listed for the two drugs. Do not drink alcohol with either drug, certainly not while on both.. Always tell your doctor the prescription, OTC, herbal, naturopathic & recreational drugs you take when adding a new medication. ...Read more

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Can you take dayquil while you r taking metronidazole?

Yes!: There are many different types of DayQuil. The products found in DayQuil are used for pain relief, decongestant, and as a cough suppressant. It is okay to take metronidazole with any form of Dayquil.
NyQuil products that contain alcohol - and most do - should be avoided. The combination of alcohol and metronidazole can make the patient feel very ill. ...Read more

Metronidazole Allergy (Definition)

Metronidazole (brand name =Flagyl) is an antibiotic medication. For adverse effects see: ...Read more


Dr. Anthony Sharber
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Metronidazole (Definition)

It's an antibiotic used to treat infections such as bacterial vaginosis or a type of ...Read more